James Elliott "Doc" Irvine died June 5, 1995, in Durham, N.C. He was 98.
Born in Greenville, Del., the son of a Presbyterian minister, Doc prepared at Mercersburg Academy and graduated from Princeton in 1920, having interuppted his college studies to join the Navy in WWI. At Princeton he was a member of Terrace Club. He later was a schools committee member and chairman.
He was in the Army in WWII. He was associated with Durham Bank & Trust Co. until 1951, when he became manager of Smith, Barney, Harris Upham and Co. He was vice-chairman of the Durham Commission for 17 years and member of the Rotary Club.
Doc is survived by his daughter, Linda Johnson, son, Elliot W., four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
The Class of 1919